10 New Contemporary Female Audition Cuts

Written by Andrea Canny

March 14, 2017

Are you a gal who’s looking for a contemporary audition cut that packs a punch? We’ve got ten from our collection that are great additions to your audition rep!

“This Little Girl” from Matilda

Miss Honey sings about how she wants to be a mentor and champion for Matilda.

Get the audition cut here.

“The History of Wrong Guys” from Kinky Boots

Lauren sings about how she has a history of falling in love with the wrong kind of men after she realizes she’s in love with Charlie.

Get the audition cut here.

“I Will Prevail” from Wonderland

The Mad Hatter insists that she will win her battle against the White Rabbit after she kidnaps Chloe.

Get the audition cut here.

“Listen To Your Heart” from Young Frankenstein

Inga tries to encourage the Doctor to believe in himself and his science.

Get the audition cut here.

“You Matter To Me” from Waitress

Dr. Pomatter and Jenna sing to each other about how much they care about the other person.

Get the audition cut here.

“Down The Rabbit Hole” from Wonderland

Chloe falls down the rabbit hole after she follows the White Rabbit into the path to Wonderland.

Get the audition cut here.

“The Light In The Piazza” from The Light in the Piazza

Clara sings in a tirade against her mother’s strict rules and defends the love she bears for Fabrizio.

Get the audition cut here.

“The Dark I Know Well” from Spring Awakening

Martha makes her friends promise not to tell anyone about the abusive relationship she has with her father.

Get the audition cut here.

“When He Sees Me” from Waitress

Dawn anticipates seeing her blind date for the first time.

Get the audition cut here.


Andrea Canny is a professional entertainer (31 years), writer, director, producer, studio vocalist, vocal performance/cabaret coach, adjudicator as well as cabaret artist who is currently writing a book on integrity in the entertainment business.
Photo credits:
Matilda. © Joan Marcus.
Kinky Boots. © Sean Williams.
Wonderland. © Jack Murphy.
Young Frankenstein. © Paul Kolnik.
Waitress. © Joan Marcus.
Wonderland. © Michael McDaniel.
A Light in the Piazza. © BreeAnne Clowdus.
Spring Awakening. © Queensborough Community College.
Waitress. © Joan Marcus.
The Pirate Queen. © Hale Centre Theatre.