40 Romantic Musical Theatre Love Songs

Are you looking for the perfect musical theatre love song for an upcoming project or audition? Well, first you should check out our giant database of audition songs for specific musicals. But if your show hasn’t yet been covered by us, you can go through these romantic musical theatre love songs, sorted by vocal type.


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First Step: Find out your vocal type

Before selecting the perfect romantic Broadway love song for your voice, make sure to find out your exact vocal type. Here’s a quick exercise on how to do so.


Altos

My Funny Valentine” – Babes in Arms

Say the Word” – The Mad Ones

The Last Man in My Life” – Tell Me on a Sunday

The Music That Makes Me Dance” – Funny Girl

Thinking of Him” – Curtains


Baritones

I’ll Cover You (Reprise)” – Rent

Maria” – West Side Story

Some Girls” – Once on This Island

Wooden Wedding” – One Touch of Venus

Vows” – Freaky Friday


Basses

I Could Write a Book” – Pal Joey

Some Enchanted Evening” – South Pacific

Why Should I Wake Up?” – Cabaret

Your Eyes Are Blue” – Marry Me a Little

You’re Sensational” – High Society


Contras

Boy! What Love Has Done to Me” – Girl Crazy

Every Story is a Love Story” – Aida

Love and Love Alone” – The Visit

My Girl” – Ain’t Too Proud/The Temptations

Thin Air” – Amélie


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


Mezzo-Sopranos

Blame it on the Summer Night” – Rags

Lay Down Your Head” – Violet

No One Else” – Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812

Secret Love” – Calamity Jane

That’s Him” – One Touch of Venus


Sopranos

All the Things You Are” – Very Warm for May

Mr. Wonderful” – Mr. Wonderful

No Other Love” – Me and Juliet

So in Love” – Kiss Me, Kate

Warm All Over” – The Most Happy Fella


Tenors

I Chose Right” – Baby

I Turned the Corner” – Thoroughly Modern Millie

Run Away With Me” – The Mad Ones

Unchained Melody” – Ghost

Younger Than Springtime” – South Pacific


Duets

A Million Miles Away” – Aladdin

All I Ask of You” – The Phantom of the Opera

If I Loved You” – Carousel

Only Us” – Dear Evan Hansen

The Last Night of the World” – Miss Saigon


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Which of these musical theatre love songs is your favorite?

And what project are you working on at the moment? We would love to hear all about it in the comments below! And if you need help putting together your audition rep book, check out our DIY packages!


Stacy Karyn, author of Musical Theatre Love 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 has a TESOL drama certificate, a BA in theatre, and has worked and interned with Broadway and Off-Broadway theaters.


 

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