A museum between sense and nonsense
12/06/2021 - 19/06/2021
Otto Waalkes House in Emden
Otto Waalkes is a German comedian, actor, and musician. He became famous in the 1970s and 1980s in Germany with his shows, books and films. His best known trademark is the 'Ottifanten' ('Ottiphants'), elephant-like comic characters of his own design. Waalkes also works as a voice actor, providing the German voices of Mushu in Disney's Mulan movies, Sid the Sloth in the Ice Age franchise, and the Grinch in The Grinch, among others. He is a bard and pioneer of the well-groomed joke. Otto always lived from bringing the noble side of life down to the bottom of the low joke.
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