Musicals Quizzes – A selection of pub quiz rounds on the topic of musicals. Can you name the musical the songs have been taken from?

Musical Characters

Quiz 115 – Round 2 – Musicals

Musical characters quiz – Can your contestants name the musical from the three characters given?

1. Jean Valjean, Fantine and Javert.

Les Misérables

2. Tracy Turnblad, Link Larkin and Corny Collins.


3. Christine Daae (pronounced ‘die-ay’), Meg Giry and Raoul de Chagny.

The Phantom of the Opera

4. Wild Bill Hickock, Adelaide Adams and Kate Brown.

Calamity Jane

5. Elder Kevin Price, Elder Arnold Cunningham and Nabulungi.

The Book of Mormon

6. Elphaba, Glinda and Boq.


7. Roxie Hart, Velma Kelly and Billy Flynn.


8. Nathan Detroit, Miss Adelaide and Sky Masterson.

Guys and Dolls

9. Princeton, Brian and Mrs Thistletwat.

Avenue Q

10. Tony, Maria and Riff.

West Side Story


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Music quiz

Quiz 63 – Round 4 – Music

Musicals this week, both stage and film. From which musicals do the three listed songs come?

1. ‘It’s The Hard Knock Life’, ‘Tomorrow’ and ‘Little Girls’.


2. ‘Over the Rainbow’, ‘Ding-Dong! The Witch is Dead!’ and ‘If I Only Had a Brain’.

The Wizard of Oz

3. ‘Do You Love Me?’, ‘If I Were A Rich Man’ and ‘Sunrise, Sunset’.

Fiddler on the Roof

4. ‘I Could Have Danced All Night’, ‘The Rain In Spain’ and ‘Get Me to the Church on Time’.

My Fair Lady

5. ‘Everything’s Coming Up Roses’, ‘Small World’ and ‘Together Wherever We Go’.


6. ‘Where Is Love?’, ‘Consider Yourself’ and ‘Oom-Pah-Pah’.


7. ‘I Am the Very Model of a Modern Major-General’, ‘Stop, Ladies, Pray’ and ‘How Beautifully Blue the Sky’.

The Pirates of Penzance

8. ‘All That Jazz’, ‘Cell Block Tango’ and ‘Razzle Dazzle’.


9. ‘Good Morning Starshine’, ‘Aquarius’ and ‘Easy to be Hard’.


10. ‘All American Prophet’, ‘You and Me (But Mostly Me)’ and ‘Baptize Me’.

The Book of Mormon





Music quiz

Quiz 42 – Round 6 – Music

From which musicals do the following songs come?

1. ‘Big Spender’, ‘If My Friends Could See Me Now’ and ‘The Rhythm of Life’ 

Sweet Charity

2. ‘Oh What a Beautiful Mornin”, ‘People Will Say We’re In Love’ and ‘Kansas City’


3. ‘Manchesterford’, ‘Macaroons!’ and ‘Tip Top Tap’

 Acorn Antiques: The Musical!

4. ‘Not for the Life of Me’, ‘Forget About the Boy’ and ‘Gimme Gimme’

Thoroughly Modern Millie

5. ‘When I Grow Up’, ‘The Chokey Chant’ and ‘This Little Girl’

Matilda The Musical

6. ‘The Age of Not Believing’, ‘Portobello Road’ and ‘Substitutiary Locomotion’

Bedknobs and Broomsticks

7. ‘Fat Sam’s Grand Slam’, ‘My Name Is Tallulah’ and ‘So You Wanna Be a Boxer?’

Bugsy Malone

8. ‘Skid Row’, ‘Suddenly, Seymour’ and ‘Feed Me’

Little Shop of Horrors

9. ‘The Wizard and I’, ‘Defying Gravity’ and ‘Popular’


10. ‘Maybe This Time’, ‘The Money Song’ and ‘Willkommen’






Music quiz

Quiz 34 – Round 4 – Music

From which musical to these songs come?

1. ‘Born to Boogie’, ‘Merry Christmas, Maggie Thatcher’ and ‘Electricity’.

Billy Elliot

2. ‘Moonshine Lullaby’, ‘Anything You Can Do’ and ‘There’s No Business Like Show Business’.

Annie Get Your Gun

3. ‘I Whistle a Happy Tune’, ‘Getting to Know You’ and ‘Something Wonderful’.

The King and I

4. ‘A Spoonful of Sugar’, ‘Jolly Holiday’ and ‘Feed the Birds’.

Mary Poppins

5. ‘U.N.C.O.U.P.L.E.D.’, ‘Only You’ and ‘Light at the End of the Tunnel’.

Starlight Express

6. ‘Summertime’, ‘My Man’s Gone Now’ and ‘It Ain’t Necessarily So’.

Porgy and Bess

7. ‘Dammit, Janet!’, ‘The Time Warp’ and ‘I’m Going Home’.

The Rocky Horror Show

8. ‘With One Look’, ‘The Perfect Year’ and ‘As If We Never Said Goodbye’.

Sunset Boulevard

9. ‘Puttin’ On the Ritz’, ‘I’m Putting All My Eggs in One Basket’ and ‘Let’s Face the Music and Dance’.

Top Hat

10. ‘Maria’, ‘America’ and ‘Somewhere’.

West Side Story





Musicals Quiz

Quiz 7 – Round 2 – Art and Literature

This week’s art and literature round is a musicals quiz. You will be given 3 names of songs, you need to give us the musical that the three songs are in. Let’s start with something easy:

1. ‘Do-Re-Mi’, ‘My Favourite Things’ and ‘Climb Every Mountain’.

The Sound Of Music

2. ‘I Dreamed A Dream’, Bring Him Home’ and ‘On My Own’.

Les Miserables

3. All I Ask Of You’, ‘Angel Of Music’ and ‘Masquerade’.

The Phantom Of The Opera

4. ‘Macavity’, ‘Mr Mistoffelees’ and ‘Memory’.


5. ‘Love Changes Everything’, ‘The First Man You Remember’ and ‘Anything But Lonely’.

Aspects of Love

6. ‘I Still Believe’, ‘The Telephone Song’ and ‘Sun and Moon’.

Miss Saigon

7. ‘Defying Gravity’, ‘The Wizard and I’ and ‘I’m Not That Girl’


8. ‘If I Were A Rich Man’, ‘Sunrise, Sunset’ and ‘Any Day Now’.

Fiddler On The Roof

9. ‘Young and Healthy’, ‘I Only Have Eyes For You’ and ‘Lullaby Of Broadway’.

42nd Street

10. ‘Windy City’, ‘Black Hills Of Dakota’ and ‘Hive Full Of Honey’

Calamity Jane


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