Dansk Melodi Grand Pri, the Danish national selection for the Eurovision Song Contest will begin in a few days in the town of Herning and will take place at the Boxen Arena, one of the country’s largest indoor concert venues. The Danish broadcaster is putting a lot of effort to refresh the show with innovative staging and design. Great detail will also be put in setting up the green room.
Jørgen de Mylius, who has presented the show several times, will form part of the professional jury which will help decide the outcome of the show. Other professional jury members are to be revealed soon.
It was previously decided that Denmark will participate in the first semi final of the 2013 Eurovision Song Contest in Malmö on May 14. Denmark has had great success at Eurovision in recent times, managing to qualify for the final every year since the introduction of two semi final evenings in 2008.
Brotherhood of Man, Eurovision Song Contest winners in 1976 for the United Kingdom will be part of the event in Herning, with Irish winner 1980, 1987 Johnny Logan. Also Herreys who won for Sweden in 1984 will be in the line up.
SOURCE: DR / EUROVISION.TV