Theatre Information

Alvin Theatre (New York, NY)
250 W. 52nd St.

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Your Arms Too Short to Box With God Production Information


August 31, 1982 (11 previews)


September 09, 1982

Closing:November 07, 1982
# Performances:69
Theatres: Alvin Theatre (New York, NY)
8/31/1982 - 11/7/1982

Alvin Theatre (New York, NY)
9/9/1982 - 11/7/1982

Production Type:Revival
Production Status:
Run Type:Open Run


Other Productions of Your Arms Too Short to Box With God

1976   Broadway Original Broadway Production
1980   Broadway Return Engagement [Broadway]
1982   Broadway Return Engagement [Broadway]


Audio Recordings

1976  Original Broadway Cast

Show Information

SHOW TYPE: Musical

Score Overview

The following is a list of songs in the show or that have been included in the show in various versions:

Main Program

We're Gonna Have a Good Time
a.k.a. Good Time
There's a Stranger in Town
a.k.a. Jesus the Stranger
Do You Know Jesus?/He's a Wonder
Just a Little Bit of Jesus Goes a Long Way
We Are the Priests and Elders
Something Is Wrong in Jerusalem
It Was Alone
I Know I Have to Leave Here
Be Careful Whom You Kiss
It's Too Late
Judas Dance
Your Arms Too Short to Box with God
Give Us Barrabas
See How They Done My Lord
Come on Down
Can't No Grave Hold My Body Down
Didn't I Tell You
When the Power Comes
a.k.a. As Long As I Live
Everybody Has His Own Way
I Love You So Much Jesus
The Band

Your Arms Too Short to Box With God - 1982 Broadway Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

Tony Awards - 1983 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical
Al Green