Greece: ERT launches “Eurovision Step Back In Time” on its social media accounts
The Greek national broadcaster, ERT, is launching through its social media accounts ‘Eurovision Ert’ a series of flashbacks in Eurovision history spotlighting Greek and other entries over the years.
ERT is running through its social media accounts the series of flashbacks “Eurovision Step Back In Time” , bringing forward day by day special moments of the contest that took place in the past editions on the specific day, giving the chance to older fans to remember and the younger ones to find out the richness of Eurovision history.
Already on the the official FB account “Eurovision ERT” and instragram account the journey in time has started with ERT making special posts on several past Greek entries and contestants from other participating countries.
ERT is joining the list of 46 broadcasters across the Europe and Australia that will be broadcasting thr special show “Eurovision: Europe Shine A Light” on May 16, replacing this year’s cancelled Eurovision show due to the covid-19 outbreak.
The show is co-produced by EBU and the three Dutch Eurovision 2020 host broadcasters (AVROTROS, NOS, NPO) and is aiming to honor the 41 ESC 2020 representatives that were deprived the chance to perform in Rotterdam due to the coronavirus outbreak. Several past ESC winners have been confirmed to take part in the show among which , Katrina and the Waves (UK 1997) , Helena Paparizou (Greece 2005) and Marija Serifovic ( Serbia 2007) .The show will be hosted by Chantal Janzen, Edsilia Rombley and Jan Smit .
The Greek national broacaster is expected to reveal its full schedule for the Eurovision week the following days.