Newspaper Yediot Akhronot wrote today that Sarit Hadat, the representer of Israel, will be backed by three singers and tw violinists.
The production team decided that the past week after several auditions. Tzedi Tzarfati, head of the team, also said that Sarit will wear a trouser-leg suit, which should give her a young, classy look on stage.
IBA has announced that the previews will be broadcasted on the 2nd of May.
Michal Zo'aretz will be the first female to present the Israeli votes on Eurovision night (Yoav Ginay,who was the presenter in recent years will be in Tallinn as the writer of the song).
IBA has also reported that, despite the political situation in Israel and the protests on many eurovision web-sites, there has been no official application from the EBU to the IBA to withdraw. On the contrary, Christin Marchal-Ortiz has offered her assistance to the delegation to insure the clean and smooth participation in Tallinn, equally to the other countries.