The Best Audition Song Suggestions for A Chorus Line by Character
Written by Tiffany Wilkie
March 11, 2020
“I Hope I Get It!” If you are searching for the perfect audition song for A Chorus Line, then explore this list of expertly chosen song suggestions.
Auditioning for Cassie (Soprano)
Returning to the chorus after years of being a featured performer. Very strong dancer. Reserved but warm. Previously had a relationship with Zach.
“I Still Believe In Love” from They’re Playing Our Song
“Where Am I Going” from Sweet Charity
Auditioning for Maggie Winslow (Soprano Belt)
Very kind, from a broken home. Dreamer. Female.
“Disneyland” from Smile
“A Way Back To Then” from [Title of Show]
Auditioning for Mike Costa (Tenor)
Determined, aggressive, cocky, sure of himself but likeable. Tap dancer who had worked with Zach before. Flirts with everyone.
“Dancing Through Life” from Wicked
“What Do I Need With Love” from Thoroughly Modern Millie
Auditioning for Connie Wong (Alto)
Short. Married. Older than she looks with a great sense of humor.
“Nowadays” from Chicago
“Here I Am” from Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
Auditioning for Gregory Gardner (Baritone)
Flamboyant with a “been there, done that” attitude. Sharp tongued and conscious of appearance. Has worked with Zach before.
“Fantasies Come True” from Avenue Q
“And They’re Off” from A New Brain
Auditioning for Sheila Bryant (Alto)
Oldest dancer on the line. Brassy & sexy with a bit of an attitude but has class. Good comedic timing.
“Whatever Lola Wants” from Damn Yankees
“An Old Fashioned Love Story” from The Wild Party
Auditioning for Bobby Mills (Baritone)
Flamboyant, funny and full of wit. Covers up his rough childhood by joking about everything. More than meets the eye.
“Fallin’” from They’re Playing Our Song
“At The Fountain” from Sweet Smell Of Success
Auditioning for Bebe Benzenheimer (Alto)
Completely insecure about her looks but is funny to cover up her insecurities. An outsider who just wants to be liked.
“When He Sees Me” from Waitress
“They’re Playing My Song ” from They’re Playing Our Song
Auditioning for Judy Turner (Mezzo Soprano)
A funny and nervous scatterbrain. Warm and hopeful yet somewhat awkward.
“Never Ever Getting Rid Of Me (Female)” fromWaitress
“History of the Wrong Guys” from Kinky Boots
Auditioning for Richie Walters (Tenor)
African-American, strong dancer, enthusiastic, funny, cool and laid back. Very likeable.
“Run and Tell That” from Hairspray
“Let it Sing” from Violet
Auditioning for Al DeLuca (Baritone)
Street tough, hyper-masculine, newly married to Kristine.
“Luck Be a Lady” from Guys and Dolls
“Keep On Standing” from Rocky
Auditioning for Kristine Ulrich (DeLuca) (Mezzo Soprano)
Wide-eyed and naïve. Very nervous when not dancing. Newly married to Al. Character doesn’t have singing ability.
“Adelaide’s Lament” from Guys and Dolls
“Funny Honey” from Chicago
Auditioning for Mark Anthony (Tenor)
Hopeful, fresh, optimistic, naïve but charming.
“My Unfortunate Erection” from The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
“Nothing Can Stop My Boys” from The Green Room
Auditioning for Paul San Marco (Bari- Tenor)
Introverted and guarded but loves who he becomes when he performs. Just starting to feel comfortable in his skin. Friends with Diana.
“Not My Father’s Son” from Kinky Boots
“Proud of Your Boy” from Aladdin
Auditioning for Diana Morales (Alto)
Street smart and tough, eternal optimist and starry eyed. Determined and athletic.
“Feeling Good” by Nina Simone
“Look at Me, I’m Sandra Dee” from Grease
Auditioning for Val Clarke (Mezzo Belt)
Sassy, sexy, smart, funny & foul-mouthed. Completely direct & brazen. An attention seeker.
“Show Off” from The Drowsy Chaperone
“The Life of the Party” from The Wild Party
Auditioning for Don Kerr (Baritone)
All-American, cocky, cool ladies-man. Married. Has worked with Zach before.
“Have I Got a Girl for You” from Company
“Razzle Dazzle” from Chicago
Auditioning for Female Ensemble (Soprano)
“City Lights” from The Act
Auditioning for Female Ensemble (Mezzo Soprano)
“The Music That Makes Me Dance” from Funny Girl
Auditioning for Female Ensemble (Alto)
“I’m Not That Girl” from Wicked
Auditioning for Male Ensemble (Tenor)
“One Track Mind” from Sweet Smell of Success
Auditioning for Male Ensemble (Baritone)
“Mr. Cellophane” from Chicago
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