Your Arms Too Short to Box with God

Musical - Revival

Ambassador Theatre (June 02, 1980 - September 07, 1980)
Belasco Theatre (September 09, 1980 - October 12, 1980)
Data not verified
  • First Preview: May 30, 1980
  • Opening Date: June 2, 1980
  • Closing Date: October 12, 1980
  • Previews: 4
  • Performances: 149

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
  William Schroder Scenic Design
  William Schroder Costume Design
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1980 - 1981

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Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1981 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical Jennifer Holliday Nominee
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