Your Arms Too Short to Box with God

Musical - Original

Lyceum Theatre (December 22, 1976 - November 13, 1977)
Eugene O'Neill Theatre (November 16, 1977 - January 01, 1978)
Data not verified
  • First Preview: December 20, 1976
  • Opening Date: December 22, 1976
  • Closing Date: January 1, 1978
  • Previews: 5
  • Performances: 429

Book: Vinnette Carroll

Lyrics: Alex Bradford

Music: Alex Bradford


The Gospel of St. Matthew is retold as a gospel musical, conceived and written by Vinette Carroll.


Opening Night Production Credits

Vinnette Carroll Vinnette Carroll Book
  Alex Bradford Music
  Alex Bradford Lyrics
Vinnette Carroll Vinnette Carroll Director
  Talley Beatty Choreographer
  William Schroder Scenic Design
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Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1977 Book of a Musical Vinnette Carroll Nominee
1977 Choreography Talley Beatty Nominee
1977 Direction of a Musical Vinnette Carroll Nominee
1977 Featured Actress in a Musical Delores Hall Winner
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