A scene from André Charlot’s revue Kill That Fly!

A scene from André Charlot’s revue Kill That Fly!

A scene from André Charlot’s revue Kill That Fly!
1912
Royal Alhambra Theatre, London
Sepia tone photograph
© Victoria and Albert Museum, London

Kill That Fly! was one of André Charlot’s first revues in England. It opened in 1912. Charlot went on to create a string of successes at the Alhambra and other leading London theatres. He produced 36 revues between 1915 and 1935. His only close rival was C.B.Cochran.