The Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2012 is starting next week in Amsterdam, Netherlands and Heineken Music Hall will welcome everyone as of November 26 with the Opening Party at the Mercure Hotel Amsterdam. Then two days later the rehearsals will begin.
This year’s press centre will be located inside the HMH venue at a very close distance from the stage. It’ll be fully equipped with all necessary supplies, including limited amount of computers as well as free Wireless Internet (WiFi).
On November 28 and 29 all 12 participating countries will have their first technical rehearsal (40 min / country) and on 29th an outfit and camera rehearsal (20 min / country). On November 30 two dress rehearsals are set. Press and fans can attend the first rehearsal at 15:30 CET and then at 20:15 the audience can watch the Jury Rehearsal. On Saturday no dress rehearsal scheduled and the live show will begin at 20:15 CET.
Two press conferences only scheduled: November 29 EBU and the host broadcaster AVRO will meet the press and on December 1st at 23:00 CET the winner will share his victory with press fans and web audience.