Dominic Frisby

Dominic Frisby

Two comedies in development for Radio 4

With Joseph Morpurgo and Dominic Frisby

Joseph Morpurgo and comedian and financial guru Dominic Frisby are both piloting new shows for Radio 4.

Frisby will be joined by Paul Sinha and Grainne Maguire, in the pilot episode of his show, More Money Than Sense.

The programme, made by Absolutely Productions, will explore the world of pop economics, in a similar way to the bestseller Freakonomics.

It promises to  uses the science of economics to ask questions such as: How much is illegal sperm? Which PR firm should you hire for your murder trial? and How are honey bees traded on the black market?

A panel of comedians and special guests will try and tackle such questions, with economists revealing the real answers.

This is being piloted at the Lost Theatre in Stockwell, South London, on May 14. For free tickets, email

Meanwhile, Joseph Morpurgo’s Walking Tour will see the triple Chortle Award winner present a series of 'educational' audio adventures.

He is still developing the show, with a work-in-progress gig at the Bill Murray, in Islington, North London, next Wednesday. Free audience tickets are available via the BBC website

Read More

Published: 27 Feb 2017

Berks laughs | Bracknell festival set

Berks laughs

Mark Thomas, Puppetry of the Penis, Mark Little and…

Record breakers

A group of comics are hoping for a place in the Guinness…


Past Shows

Edinburgh Fringe 2000

Dominic Frisby

Edinburgh Fringe 2001

Aaaah Dominic Frisby

The Sitcom Trials

Edinburgh Fringe 2003

Truth and Bullshit

Edinburgh Fringe 2016

Dominic Frisby: Let's Talk About Tax

Edinburgh Fringe 2018

Dominic Frisby's Financial Game Show


We do not currently hold contact details for Dominic Frisby's agent. If you are a comic or agent wanting your details to appear on Chortle, click here.

We see you are using AdBlocker software. Chortle relies on advertisers to fund this website so it’s free for you, so we would ask that you disable it for this site. Our ads are non-intrusive and relevant. Help keep Chortle viable.