By Brenna Corporal
With summer in full swing, everyone is making sure to work out and stay healthy. But sometimes, getting motivated for a workout is tough. So, to help you get ready to get your blood pumping, I’ve compiled the ultimate show tune workout playlist for your summer workouts.
“Whipped Into Shape,” Legally Blonde: The Musical
“Whipped Into Shape” is a song that is literally about working out and getting yourself “whipped into shape,” so what better a song than this to start your workout with? In the words of Brooke Wyndham, “if you wanna get ripped, you gotta get whipped.”
“Friend Like Me,” Aladdin
James Monroe Iglehart didn’t win that Tony for nothing! This high-energy dance number is perfect to get your blood flowing and will give you motivation to grant your wishes of a great, fit body!
“Blow, Gabriel, Blow,” Anything Goes
This fast-paced number is sure to get you energized. With a beat you can’t help but clap your hands to and shake your body to, this song is definitely one for this workout playlist.
“Greased Lightning,” Grease
This summer jam classic is perfect to pump you up and get yourself grooving to the rhythm.
“Loud,” Matilda the Musical
This number is all about being LOUD and shaking what you’ve got, “even if what you’ve got is not a lot!” If you listen to Mrs. Wormwood, by the end of this song you’ll be ready to be LOUD and ready for your workout!
“Carrying the Banner,” Newsies
The opening number from Newsies is one of the highest-energy dances on Broadway. There’s so much going on that you can’t help but feel ready to hit the streets of New York to sell a few papes- or just to hit the treadmill.
“The Farmer and the Cowman,” Oklahoma!
This fast-paced group number has a great beat that will get your energy up and your feet moving.
“The Prince Is Giving a Ball/Now Is the Time,” Rodger’s and Hammerstein’s Cinderella
This large-scale group number has so much energy and is constantly shifting, so it will keep your attention focuses and on the ball.
“Thoroughly Modern Millie,” Thoroughly Modern Millie
This jazzy tap number is one of the greats, sure to get your feet tapping and your heart racing.