Musical Song Lists

32 British Musical Theatre Songs – by Vocal Type

Are you searching for a British musical theatre song for an upcoming project or audition? Whether you prefer to perform in your natural accent or would like to practice singing in a British accent, you’ve come to the right place! Below, you’ll discover a list of British showtunes, broken down by vocal type.

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If Mountains Were Easy to Climb” – Mrs Henderson Presents

Pathetic” – Matilda

Rain on Me” – Flowers for Mrs Harris

Rise” – The Great British Bake Off Musical


After Today” – Doctor Dolittle

Expectations” – Amazing Grace

Never the Luck” – The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Where Are All the People?” – Chaplin


As Good As You” – Jane Eyre

Everybody Loves the Windmill” – Mrs Henderson Presents

Lucky” – Lucky Stiff

Now Is Not the Time” – Mrs Henderson Presents


Born to Boogie” – Billy Elliot

Grandma’s Song” – Billy Elliot

Poor Thing” – Sweeney Todd

Shine” – Billy Elliot

Psst… Here’s where you can find out your vocal type!


All That Matters” – Finding Neverland

Loud” – Matilda

No Way” – Six

Somewhere in the Dough” – The Great British Bake Off


I Still Believe” – Amazing Grace

Moonfall” – The Mystery of Edwin Drood

The Finer Things” – Jane Eyre

Voices of the Angels” – Amazing Grace


A Bit of Earth” – The Secret Garden

Flash, Bang, Wallop!” – Half a Sixpence

Hold Me In Your Heart” – Kinky Boots

Race You to the Top of the Morning” – The Secret Garden


Electricity” – Billy Elliot

Naughty” – Matilda

Quiet” – Matilda

The Beautiful Day” – Scrooge!

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Which of these British musical theatre songs is your favorite?

And what are you working on at the moment? Have you mastered singing in accents other than your own? Feel free to share in the comments below!

Stacy Karyn, Author of British Musical Theatre Songs.
Author: Stacy Karyn

Stacy Karyn is the founder of Theatre Trip, author of The Thespian’s Bucket List, and creator of The Cast Album List. She holds a BA in theatre, a TESOL drama certificate, and has worked and interned with Broadway and Off-Broadway theaters.


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