With less than 24 hours to go until Poland selects its Junior Eurovision 2023 representative for Nice, TVP has revealed further information about how the selection will pan out in the final of the selection.
Format, jurors and guest stars revealed
As with previous years, the show will be done in two parts. In the first part, the five participants will perform a song, which was randomly drawn. The songs that will be on the draw will consist of songs that were heard this season.
The two participants with the highest votes from the SMS Votes and Jury Vote combined will then proceed to the second part of the show, where they will perform their respective Junior Eurovision 2023 entry, with the viewers being the sole method to select the next Polish representative.
The jury for this year’s final are as follows:
- Daria Barycka – Director of the TVP Entertainment Creation and Fixture Agency
- Konrad Smuga – Art Director of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest and the chairman of the Jury
- Grzegorz Urban – Music Director of “Szansa na Sukces”.
The final will be hosted by Aleksander Sikora. With Blanka (Poland’s Eurovision 2023 representative), Laura Bączkiewicz (Poland’s Junior Eurovision 2022 representative) and Marek Sierock as the guest.
Leon Olek, Daria Malicka, Gracjana Górka, Filip Robak and Maja Krzyżewska will be competing to represent Poland at this year’s Junior Eurovision Song Contest in Nice. The final of Szansa na Sukces – Eurowizja Junior 2023, will air tomorrow, September 24 at 15:15CET on TVP2.
Poland’s Junior Eurovision Journey
In 2003, Poland was one of the countries that participated in the inaugural edition of the competition, where they were represented by Katarzyna Żurawik with the song “Coś mnie nosi” which placed 16th. Poland participated for another year, before going on a 12-year break and returning in 2016. Since returning to the competition, they have participated five times, and managing to achieve a back-to-back win in 2018 and 2019.
Their recent participation in 2022, saw them being represented by Laura, with the song “To The Moon” which placed 10th overall, receiving 96 points from the jury and online vote combined.
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News Source: TVP
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