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Best Audition Songs for Young Girl Performers

Do you have a young aspiring performer, ready to captivate the audience with their talent, but first they need to audition.

Auditioning can be both exciting and nerve-wracking, but choosing the right song can make all the difference. If you're a young girl looking for the perfect audition piece, you've come to the right place!

I have curated list of songs tailored specifically for young female performers to showcase their vocal ability and stage presence.

1. "Tomorrow" from Annie: This timeless classic from the musical Annie is a staple audition piece for young girls. With its hopeful lyrics and uplifting melody, it allows performers to demonstrate their vocal range and emotive capabilities.

2. "Part of Your World" from The Little Mermaid: Dive into the world of Disney with this enchanting song from The Little Mermaid. "Part of Your World" offers young performers the opportunity to showcase their storytelling abilities and connect with the audience on an emotional level.

3. "I Know Things Now" from Into the Woods: From the magical realm of Stephen Sondheim's Into the Woods comes this introspective and witty song. It's perfect for showcasing both vocal ability and acting skills, making it a standout choice for auditions.

4. "Castle on a Cloud" from Les Misérables: This hauntingly beautiful song from Les Misérables is ideal for young performers who want to showcase their ability to convey vulnerability and innocence through their vocals.

5. "Maybe" from Annie: Another gem from the musical Annie, "Maybe" is a poignant and heartfelt song that allows young performers to tug at the heartstrings of the audience with its touching lyrics and tender melody.

6. "I Want It Now" from Willy Wonka: This is an up tempo, fun character piece that doesn't go too high, but can give the performer a chance to shine. The character is a bit of a brat and can show the performer's sassy side.

7. "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" from The Wizard of Oz: This iconic song from The Wizard of Oz is a timeless classic that resonates with audiences of all ages. Its beautiful melody and poignant lyrics make it a standout choice for young performers.

8. "Quiet" from Matilda: Take a journey of self-discovery with this beautiful song that starts with almost a tongue twister but ends with a beautiful ballads. It allows performers to share a variety of skills and sides to their audition.

9. "I Won't Grow Up" from Peter Pan: Embrace the magic of childhood with this playful and energetic song from Peter Pan. "I Won't Grow Up" is perfect for young performers who want to showcase their youthful exuberance and charm.

10. "I Know It's Today" from Shrek The Musical Depending on how long of a cut you need you could choose from Young Fiona, Teen Fiona or grow up Fiona. The song is cute with personality but also allows parts for the vocals to come through.

Choosing the right audition song is crucial for leaving a lasting impression on casting directors and showcasing your talent as a young performer. Whether you're belting out a Broadway classic or enchanting the audience with a Disney favorite, the key is to choose a song that resonates with you and allows you to shine on stage.

So go ahead, pick your favorite from our list, and let your talent shine bright!

If you are looking for audition prep for kids we offer online sessions to get you ready for your big moment :)

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