UKRAINE – Ukrainian national broadcaster announced the dates for the semi finals and the final of the country’s selection for the artist and the song which will represent the host country in the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest. The live shows will take place at the Kyiv Polytechnic Institute aired both by NTU and STB. There will be tickets available for the audience from 180-890 UAH for the semi finals and 250 – 1490 UAH for the final via www.karabas.com.
February 04: First Semi Final
February 11: Second Semi Final
February 18: Third Semi Final
February 25: Final
In the meantime the national selection goes on with the online submissions and the scheduled live auditions in various cities of Ukraine. From the online voting (due on January 15th) one will proceed to the semi finals. 20-40 acts will participate in the live auditions. During the semi finals there will be a jury membered (so far) by Konstantin Meladze (composer and producer) and Jamala (Eurovision 2016 winner). In the final jury and tele voting will decide the winner in 50-50 ratio.