Sweden has chosen their representative for the Eurovision Young Dancers Contest 2013. SVT have announced that sixteen year old Stephanie Liekola Isla, from Göteborg, will be flying the flag for Sweden in Gdansk. Stephanie was selected by a jury to represent her nation on the Eurovision Young Dancers Stage.
The jury described why they chosen Stephanie: ‘She expresses explosivity and precision in her movement and in the room. With passion and strength, Stephanie Liekola Isla creates an instant contact that endures and remains for a long time’.
Stephanie has been training in both classical and modern dance at Svenska Balettskolan. She will compete in the Eurovision Young Dancers final on the 14th of June in Gdansk at the Baltic Opera. She is Sweden’s 10th entry into the contest.