Your Arms Too Short to Box with God

Musical - Revival

Alvin Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: August 31, 1982
  • Opening Date: September 9, 1982
  • Closing Date: November 7, 1982
  • Previews: 11
  • Performances: 69

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

  Alex Bradford Music
  Alex Bradford Lyrics
Vinnette Carroll Vinnette Carroll Director of Entire Production
  Talley Beatty Choreographer
  Ralf Paul Haze Choreography Re-Staging
  William Schroder Scenic Design
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Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1983 Actor in a Musical Al Green Nominee
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