The Best Audition Songs for Annie – by Character
Do you have an upcoming audition for Annie? Well unless you have specifically been asked to sing a song from the show that you’re auditioning for, it’s generally best not to. That said, you should still show off similar vocals and personality. So here’s our list of audition songs for Annie, broken down by character.
Please read your audition details carefully, as they sometimes specify the type of song they’d like to hear (a ballad, something from a specific time period, etc.). Make sure to select a song that’s appropriate for your casting call.
Lily St. Regis
“Star to Be”
Annie Song List
Here’s a list of the musical numbers in Annie, along with which characters sing in each of them. Do not choose any of the below songs for your audition! The following is intended to be for character research purposes only.
“Maybe” – Annie, Orphans
“It’s the Hard Knock Life” – Annie, Molly, Orphans
“It’s the Hard Knock Life (Reprise)” – Molly, Pepper, Kate, July, Tessie, Duffy
“Tomorrow” – Annie
“We’d Like to Thank You, Herbert Hoover” – Ensemble
“Little Girls” – Miss Hannigan
“I Think I’m Gonna Like It Here” – Grace, Annie, Staff
“N.Y.C.” – Warbucks, Grace, Annie, Star-to-Be, Ensemble
“Easy Street” – Rooster, Miss Hannigan, Lily
“You Won’t Be an Orphan for Long” – Grace, Staff
“Why Should I Change a Thing?” – Warbucks
“Maybe (Reprise)” – Annie
“You’re Never Fully Dressed Without a Smile” – Bert Healy, The Boylan Sisters
“You’re Never Fully Dressed Without a Smile (Reprise)” – Orphans
“Easy Street (Reprise)” – Rooster, Miss Hannigan, Lily
“Tomorrow (Reprise)” – Annie, Roosevelt, Warbucks, Cabinet
“Something Was Missing” – Warbucks
“Annie” – Grace, Drake, Staff
“I Don’t Need Anything But You” – Warbucks, Annie, Grace
“A New Deal for Christmas” – Warbucks, Grace, Annie, Roosevelt, Staff, Molly, Orphans
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Which of these audition songs for Annie did you choose?
And what role are you auditioning for? We would love to hear all about it in the comments below!