The Best Audition Song Suggestions for The Addams Family by Character

Written by Tiffany Wilkie

April 2, 2018

You’ve got an audition coming up! Better check out these songs and accompanying videos perfect for your Addams Family auditions! You’ll be glad you did.

Auditioning for Gomez Addams

1. “I am Aldolpho” from The Drowsy Chaperone



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2. “Yesterday Tomorrow and Today” from Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown



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3. “The Apple Tree (Forbidden Fruit)” from The Apple Tree 



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4. “What is it About Her?” from The Wild Party 



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Auditioning for Morticia Addams

5. “Rainbow High” from Evita



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6. “Listen to Your Heart” from Young Frankenstein 



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7. “Touch-a, Touch-a, Touch Me” from The Rocky Horror Picture Show



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8. “Nowadays” from Chicago



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9. “Every Day a Little Death” from A Little Night Music



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Auditioning for Wednesday Addams

10. “In Short” from Edges



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11. “Safer” from First Date



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12. “Live Out Loud” from A Little Princess



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13. “Tomorrow” from Annie



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*Try singing this with a negative intent.

14. “Pretty Funny” from Dogfight



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Auditioning for Pugsley Addams

15. “Stranger” from Trevor the Musical


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16. “Different” from Honk



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17. “When You’re a Wimp” from A Christmas Story



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Auditioning for Uncle Fester

18. “It Sucks to Be Me” from Avenue Q



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19. “Blue Moon” by Richard Rogers & Lorenz Hart



Since Fester plays the ukelele, this would be a fantastic choice.

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20. “The Truth About The Moon” from Newsies



The sheet music for this is not available, but you could try learning the chords.

Auditioning for Grandma

21. “The Cake I Had” from Grey Gardens



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22. “Never Get Married” from Honey Moon in Vegas



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Auditioning for Lucas Beineke

23. “You Matter to Me” from Waitress



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24. “Moving Too Fast” from The Last Five Years



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25. “One Knight” from Wonderland



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Auditioning for Alice Beineke

26. “Just a Housewife” from Working



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27. “Surabaya Santa” from Songs from a New World



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28. “Please Don’t Touch Me” from Young Frankenstein



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Auditioning for Malcom Beineke

31. “Fight the Dragons” from Big Fish



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Tiffany Weagly-Wilkie is the Director of Theatricals for PerformerStuff.com. She also serves as the Casting Director for The Imagination House.
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