Ukrainian selection date for Eurovision entry revealed
After their withdrawal from Eurovision in 2015, Ukraine is back for 2016 and has revealed their dates for the semi-finals and final of their selection process.
There will be two semi-finals, which will take place on February 6 and 13. The final date has been scheduled for February 21.
All three shows will broadcast live on channels UA Pershyi and STB at 19:00 local time. The winner will be chosen based on a combination of jury and televoting.
The producer of the national selection will be Konstantin Meladze, well-known songwriter and producer of many artists in Ukraine and Russia, such as VIA Gra and Polina Gagarina before 2015.
The application process will continue until January 20, where then an audition process will follow prior to the live shows.