Just before the third dress rehearsal for the Eurovision Song Contest semi-final, Rene Romkes of esctoday.com met with this year's participant representing Switzerland, Michael von der Heide.
He talked about rehearing a lot in his hotel room, his favourite Eurovision artist Carola, and has a special message for esctoday.com viewers. He also sings part of his Eurovision entry especially for esctoday.com
The Michael von der Heide interview:
Watch Switzerland's performance at the second semifinal below: