Musicals for Kids

Ready for your kids to start belting out something besides "Let It Go" and "For the First Time in Forever"? Show them there's a whole world beyond Frozen with these classic musicals. While your kids sing show tunes, they might just learn something about character strengths and life skills. From joyful (Singin' in the Rain) to gritty (Rent), you're bound to find a musical for almost every type of movie lover. Kids particularly enjoy movies that get their toes tapping, so try one of our favorite show-tune-packed picks for your next family movie night.

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Frozen

age 5+

Wintry Disney musical is fabulous celebration of sisterhood.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2013)
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The Little Mermaid

age 5+

Superb, entertaining animated musical has some scary stuff.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 1989)
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Mulan

age 5+

Disneyfied but dignified tale of Chinese warrior.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 1998)
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Anastasia

age 6+

Beautiful, not factual depiction of missing Russian duchess.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 1997)
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Beauty and the Beast

age 6+

Disney fave has great music, strong messages, some scares.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 1991)
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Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

age 6+

A fantastical car story custom-made for kids.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 1968)
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Easter Parade

age 6+

Charming love story plus great song and dance.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 1948)
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Enchanted

age 6+

Adorable fairy tale is a fabulous family flick.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2007)
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Hello, Dolly!

age 6+

Magical, old-fashioned musical still dazzles.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 1969)
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The Lion King (1994)

age 6+

Musical king-of-the-beasts blockbuster is powerful, scary.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 1994)
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Mary Poppins

age 6+

World's coolest nanny celebrates family and fun.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 1964)
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Meet Me in St. Louis

age 6+

One of the most loving of all movie families.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 1944)
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Moana

age 6+

Great characters, memorable music, some monsters/scares.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2016)
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The Music Man

age 6+

Glorious production with gorgeous music, dancing.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 1962)
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My Fair Lady

age 6+

Witty, stylish musical classic will entertain all ages.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 1964)
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Over the Moon

age 6+

Dreamy, China-set musical fairy tale has positive lessons.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2020)
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Scrooge

age 6+

This musical Scrooge is great for kids.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 1970)
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Seven Brides for Seven Brothers

age 6+

Thrillingly energetic dances on film.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 1954)
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Singin' in the Rain

age 6+

Often considered the finest musical of all time.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 1952)
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The Sound of Music

age 6+

Outstanding family film features glorious music.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 1965)
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