Nearly after a week after being selected as Lithuania’s Eurovision 2023 representative, it has been revealed that Monika Linkytė will be taking part in the Pre-Party circuit this year. Their first confirmed stop is Amsterdam, for this year’s Eurovision in Concert on April 15.
Eurovision in Concert 2023
About the Pre-Party: Known for being the biggest Eurovision Pre-Party, fans from all over the world travel to the Dutch capital of Amsterdam to see the acts perform live. The concert will take place on April 15, 2023, at AFAS Live, which has been the home of the concert since 2018. The show will be hosted by Cornald Maas and Hila Noorzai.
Tickets: You are now able to purchase your tickets for Eurovision in Concert 2023 on TicketmasterNL. There are three ticket options.
- Early Access Ticket, which will allow you entry into the venue 15 minutes before regular ticketholders (SOLD OUT)
- Seated Tickets (SOLD OUT)
- Regular tickets
Acts: At the time of writing Mia Nicolai and Dion Cooper (The Netherlands 2023), Gustaph (Belgium 2023), Joker Out (Slovenia 2023), Wild Youth (Ireland 2023), Voyager (Australia 2023) and Monika Linkytė (Lithuania 2023) have been announced to perform so far.
Lithuania’s Eurovision Journey
The Baltic nation made its debut at the Eurovision Song contest in 1994, where Ovidijus Vyšniauskas represented them with the song “Lopšinė mylimai”, which placed 25th. Since then, Lithuania has participated 21 times and made the Grand Final 14 times. LT United gave Lithuania their best ever Eurovision result back in 2006, where the country placed 6th.
Lithuania’s latest Eurovision participation, saw them being represented by Monika Liu, participated with the song “Sentimentai”. Qualifying for the final, Lithuania finished in 14th place overall, with 128 points.
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News Source: Eurovision in Concert
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