Lisbon Bound: Opening today’s rehearsals with Armenia, Switzerland and Ireland

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Day 6 of rehearsals are here at the Lisbon venue, in which artists will continue to enter the stage for either their first or second rehearsals for the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest. Starting with second rehearsals and moving on to the automatic finalists first rehearsals, today is set to be a busy day at the Altice Arena!

Today we move on to the sixth day of rehearsals at the Altice Arena, in which artists from a total of 15 countries will take to the stage for a mix of first and second rehearsals.

Finishing off the first semi-finalists second rehearsals, today we will see the first 5 artists of the second semi-final taking to the stage for their second rehearsals, later to be joined by the acts from the ‘Big 5’ nations as well as Portugal for their first rehearsals of the competition.

16 | Armenia

First up onstage today is Sevak Khanagyan from Armenia, who is set to compete in the first semi-final of the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest next Tuesday with his entry Qami. Check out the first official footage of the day with Armenia’s second rehearsal.

Let’s have a look at the first set of images from Armenia’s second rehearsal.

17 | Switzerland

Zibbz from Switzerland is next to take to the stage today with their entry Stones, the song which they will compete with in the first semi-final of the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest on the 8 May. Here’s a look at the exclusive footage of Switzerland’s second rehearsal.

Have a look at the first images from Switzerland’s second rehearsal.

18 | Ireland

Ryan O’Shaughnessy from Ireland is next onstage today and ready for his second rehearsal, ahead of next week’s first semi-final where he will be competing with his entry Together. It’s time to look at the official footage of Ireland’s second rehearsal.

Check out the first images from Ireland’s second rehearsal onstage.