Watch now: Fifth semi-final of Selecția Națională in Romania

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Tonight sees the fifth and final semi-final of Romania’s Selecția Națională 2018 take place, as we will soon know all fifteen finalists.

The last semi-final will take place in the historic city of Sighişoara, at the Mihai Eminescu show hall. Twelve acts will perform their songs, but only three will make it through to the final next week.

The show will be opened by Terra Medies Order of Paladins, and will recreate the atmosphere of medieval Romania on stage through music and dance. The interval act will be performed by Direcţia 5. As with the previous shows, the hosts will be Cezar Ouatu (Romanian participant at Eurovision 2013) and Diana Dumitrescu.

How to watch

The show starts at 20.00 CET (21.00 local time), and can be viewed via:

  • TVR 1
  • TVR HD
  • TVR International
  • TVR Moldova
  • TVR +
  • Live webcast via

A live webcast will also be available on the official TVR YouTube channel.

Tonight’s participants

  1. Alexandru UngureanuSail with Me
  2. Denisa TrofinTears
  3. Dora GăitanoviciFără tine
  4. EvermorphLive your life
  5. The HumansGoodbye
  6. IlianaI Won’t Lie
  7. Manuel ChivariSomebody to Love
  8. Maria SuciuSweet Nothing
  9. SAVEAll We Need
  10. Sergiu Bolotă – Every Little Thing
  11. Teodora DinuFly
  12. Tomer CohenBaby You’re the Only One

The top three, selected by the professional jury, will proceed to the Grand Final of Selecția Națională 2018 on 25 February in Bucharest.

Selecția Națională 2018 schedule

Stay tuned for the show’s results!