Thunder and lightning it’s getting exciting! The Netherlands is working from strength to strength in order to organize the 2020 Eurovision Song Contest in the best of ways. Dutch national broadcaster, NPO, wants to take the competition to a higher level next year with a Dutch essence according to the latest media reports in the host country
NPO has asked a total of 100 Dutch individuals consisting of both well known personalities and unknown people to contribute and share their ideas and creativity for Eurovision 2020.
The so called ‘Magic 100‘ were asked for tips on how to make the event more fun to watch and attractive for a broad audience. They were also asked if they had any ideas on how viewers can be more actively involved in the event.
Mr. Sietse Bakker (ESC 2020 Executive Producer) says:
We want the Eurovision Song Contest to become an event in which the Netherlands recognizes itself and for Europe to be positively surprised.
The Dutch are creative, certainly in the field of making television and organizing events. We have chosen to use that creativity to take the event to a higher level in 2020. Not necessarily bigger, but better.
The 2020 ESC Committee will be releasing further details on its plans regarding the contest’s creative organization in due course.
The 2020 Eurovision Song Contest is scheduled to be held on 12 , 14 and 16 May at the Rotterdam Ahoy. The event will be co-organized by Dutch broadcasters NPO, NOS, AVROTROS in liason with the EBU.
Source: RTL Niews, ESCToday