I’m H-A-P-P-Y, only Wehn I laugh

German comic Henning Wehn brings his uniquely dry humour to Preston next week.

Wednesday, 7th October 2015, 12:48 pm
German comic Henning Wehn
German comic Henning Wehn

Star of numerous TV panel shows and Channel 4 series An Immigrant’s Guide to Britain, Henning presents his new show ‘Eins, Zwei, DIY’ at the Charter Theatre in Preston’s Guild Hall on Thursday (October 15).

A spokesman for Wehn said of the stand-up: “This is not the easiest of jobs because Germans allegedly do not have a sense of humour.

“Henning does not find that funny.”

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Wehn’s comedy career began in 2003 after watching an open mic night that left him convinced he couldn’t be all that much worse.

Wehn has performed as the self-styled ‘German Comedy Ambassador’ ever since.

Opinion on his stand-up is divided. While Henning sees himself as one of Britain’s foremost social commentators, everybody else describes him as ‘that German bloke’.

From 7.30pm, tickets £16.50. Call 01772 804444 or see www.prestonguildhall.com/home