Lisbon Bound: All second rehearsals conclude with Germany, Italy and France

by Jessica Weaver 1,817 views

It’s the final day of second rehearsals in Lisbon today and by the end of today, all of the 43 participating countries would’ve completed both of their run through rehearsals at the Eurovision 2018 venue. The final second rehearsals conclude with the ‘Big 5’ members, alongside the host country of Portugal.

Since last Sunday, artists from the 43 Eurovision 2018 countries have been taking to the Altice Arena stage for the very first time in order to get to grips with the stage and make any final adjustments ahead of next week’s live shows.

All semi-finalists have taken to the stage twice for their rehearsals, with only the ‘Big 5’ countries and Portugal left to perform in their second rehearsals. Portugal, the United Kingdom and Spain have already taken to the stage, with only 3 more countries remaining.


Michael Schulte of Germany has taken to the stage today for his second rehearsal, ahead of his participation in the final next Saturday where he will compete with his song You let me walk alone. Check out the first official footage from Germany’s second rehearsal.

Here are the first images from Germany’s second rehearsal of the competition.


France’s Madame Monsieur have taken to the stage for their second rehearsal onstage, with the duo set to compete in next Saturday’s final with their entry Mercy. Here is the first footage from France’s second rehearsal today.

Check out the official images from France’s second rehearsal.


Closing today’s rehearsals were the Italian duo, Ermal and Fabrizio, who will compete in next Saturday’s final with their entry Non mi avete fatto niente. Have a look at the final official footage of the year with Italy’s second rehearsal.

Here are the images from Italy’s second rehearsal at the Altice Arena.

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