Vienna Calling: Impressions of Iceland’s rehearsal

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The team at have arrived in the host city of Vienna, ready to bring you the latest news live from the Eurovision scene. First rehearsals continue today for the second semi-final of the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest and we’re ready to bring you the latest updates on location live from the Wiener Stadthalle.

The Icelandic representative, María, is next to rehearse on the stage today. Maria wears a light pink dress and has her feet painted in the colour gold. The 5 backing vocalists, appearing to the side of the stage, are wearing black in the shadows.

The LED screen includes a night time, starry background, which also features images of the Northern Lights.

You can watch Iceland’s first rehearsal below.

How did the press rate María performance.

If you want to know more about María, check out our Introducing 2015 – Iceland article.

First rehearsals schedule: Day 4

Below is a schedule containing the list of countries rehearsing today along with the time of their rehearsals. A more detailed schedule has also been provided.

  • 12:00 – 12:30: Israel
  • 12:40 – 13:10: Latvia
  • 13:20 – 13:50: Azerbaijan
  • 14:00 – 14:30: Iceland
  • 15:50 – 16:20: Sweden
  • 16:30 – 17:00: Switzerland
  • 17:10 – 17:40: Cyprus
  • 17:50 – 18:20: Slovenia
  • 18:30 – 19:00: Poland

Stay tuned to for the latest Eurovision news live from the Wiener Stadthalle!