Musicals and Netflix: they’re a perfect duet! The streaming platform is home to a surprisingly large number of musical movies from traditional song-and-dance flicks to music documentaries and even a few TV comedies that lovingly skewer the genre even as they mine it for material. As diverse as these options are, they all have one thing in common: a heartfelt belief in the incredible storytelling power of music.
If you’re looking for the kind of entertainment you can sing along to, you’ve definitely come to the right place. We’ve rounded up a selection of the best musical movies and TV shows on Netflix, so whether you’re looking to rewatch an old favorite or discover something new, you’re sure to find something to watch tonight!
— Additional reporting by Haley Lyndes and Tasha Dowbachuk