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Audition Songs for Female Musical Theater Singers

This is where you can find female songs to revamp your MT audition book, from Alto to Mezzo-Soprano.

Voice Type: Alto 

Golden Age (1940-1959)

  1. A Little Bit In Love from Wonderful Town

  2. A Little Brains, A Little Talent from Damn Yankees

  3. We Deserve Each Other from Me and Juliet

  4. I'm Going Back from Bells Are Ringing

  5. Be Kind To Your Parents from Fanny

Post Golden Age (1960-1970)

  1. I'm The Greatest Star from Funny Girl

  2. That Mister Man of Mine from Dames At Sea

  3. If My Friends Could See Me Now from Sweet Charity

  4. I Wanted to Change Him from Hallelujah, Baby!

  5. Wherever He Ain't from Mack and Mabel

Contemporary (1970- modern)

  1. The Winner Takes It All from Mamma Mia

  2. When You're Good to Mama from Chicago

  3. Backwoods Barbie from 9 to 5

  4. Little Girls from Annie

  5. What Was a Woman to Do from Dirty Rotten Scoundrels


  1. The Ladies Who Lunch from Company

  2. Broadway Baby from Follies

  3. No Time at All from Pippin

  4. Not A Day Goes By from Merrily We Roll Along

  5. Take Me to the World from Evening Primrose


  1. Never Never Land from Peter Pan

  2. A Change In Me from Beauty and the Beast

  3. I Want The Good Times Back from The Little Mermaid

  4. A Dream Is a Wish Your Heart Makes from Cinderella

  5. Almost There from Princess and the Frog


  1. He Vas My Boyfriend from Young Frankenstein

  2. Just Around The Corner from The Addams Family

  3. Ireland from Legally Blonde

  4. Shine from Billy Elliot

  5. So What from Cabaret

Pop/Rock Musicals

  1. Blue Wind from Spring Awakening

  2. A Guy That I'd Kinda Be Into from BE MORE CHILL

  3. You Don't Know from Next to Normal

  4. With You from Ghost: The Musical

  5. Get Down from Six

Powerful Voices

  1. The Wizard and I from Wicked

  2. As Long As He Needs Me from Oliver!

  3. Maybe This Time from Cabaret

  4. Don't Rain on My Parade from Funny Girl

  5. Back to Before from Ragtime

  6. Rose's Turn from Gypsy

  7. The Man That Got Away from A Star Is Born

  8. All Falls Down from Chaplin

Voice Type: Mezzo-Soprano

Golden Age (1940-1959)

  1. I Got The Sun In The Morning from Annie Get Your Gun 

  2. I Can Cook Too from On The Town 

  3. He Was Tall from Cinderella

  4. Look to the Rainbow from Finian’s Rainbow 

  5. Shopping Around from Wish You Were Here 

  6. Look to the Rainbow from Finian’s Rainbow

  7. The Lady is a Tramp from Babes In Arms

  8. A Cock-eyed Optimist from South Pacific

  9. Little Lamb from Gypsy

Post Golden Age (1960-1970)

  1. Yes, My Heart from Carnival 

  2. An Orthodox Fool from No Strings 

  3. Happy To Keep His Dinner Warm from How To Succeed In Business Without Trying 

  4. Poor Little Hollywood Star from Little Me 

  5. A Trip To The Library from She Loves Me 

  6. Vanilla Ice Cream from She Loves Me

Contemporary (1970-Modern)

  1. Sister’s Pickle from Amalie

  2. Carrie from Carrie 

  3. Times Are Hard For Dreamers from Amalie 

  4. Roxie from Chicago 

  5. A New Life from Jekyll and Hyde 

  6. Look At Me Now from The Wild Party 

  7. Two Men In My Life from Big Fish

  8. Where Am I Now from Lysistrata Jones


  1. That’ll Show Him from A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum

  2. Now You Know from Merrily We Roll Along

  3. Loving You from Passion

  4. Moments In The Woods from Into The Woods

  5. Steps of the Palace from Into The Woods

  6. I'm Still Here from Follies

  7. What More Do I Need from Saturday Night

  8. Take Me to the World from Evening Primrose

  9. By The Sea from Sweeney Todd

Pop/Rock Musicals

  1. I Will from Diana 

  2. Luckiest Girl in The World from Pretty Woman

  3. What I Know Now from Beetlejuice 

  4. Dead Girl Walking from Heathers 

  5. Out Tonight from Rent 

  6. I Love Play Rehearsal from Be More Chill

  7. Where Did the Rock Go from School of Rock

  8. Anywhere but Here from Pretty Woman

  9. Once More I Can See from Wonderland

  10. Dead Mom from Beetlejuice


  1. Watch What Happens from Newsies 

  2. Practically Perfect from Mary Poppins

  3. Home from Beauty and the Beast 

  4. Belle (reprise) from Beauty and the Beast

  5. These Palace Walls from Aladdin

  6. Waiting For This Moment from Tarzan 

  7. The World Above from The Little Mermaid

Empowering Anthems

  1. Defying Gravity from Wicked 

  2. Rose's Turn from Gypsy 

  3. Much Better from Legally Blonde

  4. And I Am Telling You from Dreamgirls 

  5. Journey to The Past from Anastasia

  6. Astonishing from Little Women

Quirky & Character Driven

  1. Adelaide's Lament from Guys and Dolls 

  2. My New Philosophy from You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown 

  3. Stepsister's Lament from Cinderella

  4. Buenos Aires from Evita 

  5. All For You from Seussical 

  6. Shy from Once Upon A Mattress


  1. Stupid With Love from Mean Girls

  2. I Just Want To Be a Star from Nunsense

  3. I Am Playing Me from [title of show]

  4. History of Wrong Guys from Kinky Books

  5. Positive from Legally Blonde

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What's included:

  • Get a 30-minute consultation online through Zoom with me so I can better understand your voice and audition goals.

  • Receive a list of 20-25 song suggestions to fill up each category (Golden Age, Contemporary, Sondheim, Jukebox etc...).

  • Pick 3 songs you like from the list and I'll create personalized audition cuts for you to print (32, 16, and 8 bar cuts).

  • Receive guidance on how to organize your book with table of contents and title pages for each song.

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