LRT, the national broadcaster in Lithuania, has announced the structure and dates of its selection process for 2013 (though taking place at the end of 2012). The contestants will be presented in two “introduction” shows, then compete through 5 weeks of preselection, leading to two semifinals and a grand final.
The Lithuanian national Selection Schedule:
20th October- Introduction Show 1
27fh October- Introduction Show 2
3rd November- Preselection Show 1
10th November- Preselection Show 2
17th November- Preselection Show 3
24th November- Preselection Show 4
1st December- Preselection Show 5
8th December- Semifinal 1
15th December- Semifinal 2
December- Final ( Date to be determined)
All shows will take place on Saturday evenings on LRT television, and will be streamed live online on lrt.lt . In 2012, Lithuania’s Donny Montell sailed through the semifinals and took 14th place in the grand finals in Baku.