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Peter Goers in Joyful Strains

Presented by Peter Goers in assoc. with Holden Street Theatres


Let’s hear it for a “joyful strain”. Particularly in the morning! The Great Goers, raconteur and Fringe Award winner, returns to his beloved Holden Street Theatres for his sixth Fringe outing of gags, yarns and pathos particularly for old people. With special guests and really good free parking.

Tickets avaliable through holdenstreettheatres.com and adelaidefringe.com.au

Praise for Peter Goers in Joyful Strains

★★★★ "Goers knows his crowd and flawlessly plays to them." - The Advertiser

★★★★ "For an hour of good old fashioned fun, this show is a must-see!" - Adelaide Review Team

★★★★ "He knows his craft and he makes sure his peeps get their money’s worth." - Barefoot Review

★★★★ "Peter Goers’ latest Fringe show is as Peter Goers-ish as they come, and all the better for it." - The Clothesline

★★★★ "This reviewer had a blast, but I fear that anyone born post 1990 may get lost in the merriment.." - Stage Whispers

"Everything about this show will make a parochial South Australian heart glow." -Weekend Notes

Praise for Peter Goers

★★★★★ "He is an experienced and engaging speaker...his presence appears so natural it is as though he were born and raised on the hardwood floorboards of stage.” - Kryztoff RAW

★★★★★ "Peter Goers is somewhat of an Adelaide institution, everybody knows the name and, love him or hate him, he is a part of Adelaide’s uniqueness... All in all, a very pleasant way to smile and laugh through and hour" - Glam Adelaide

★★★★1/2 "so Adelaide it hurts. But it's the kind of pain that leaves you in stitches." - The Advertiser

★★★★1/2 "Peter Goers is a skilled raconteur; a storyteller with the gift of the gab" - All Over Adelaide

★★★★1/2 "And, yep, in his ice-cream suit and shimmering sneakers, the nearly-old radio legend has done it again." - The Barefoot Review

★★★★ "what’s not to love about a good old-fashioned wallow" - The Advertiser

★★★★ "Goers [is] a master wordsmith and talented storyteller" - YEWTH

★★★★ "A thoroughly enjoyable time with a dinner guest you would love to have liven things up" - The Barefoot Review


HST is incredibly excited to present a safe and secure Fringe Program. To ensure public safety we have implemented a COVID Safe plan. Social distancing, density and hygiene practices will be adhered to at all times. Only attend the event if you are feeling well. If you have any COVID-19 symptoms please ensure you get tested as soon as possible and follow social isolation guidelines until you recover.

If you are unable to attend your event please call 8225 8888 or email manager@holdenstreettheatres.com to discuss your ticketing options.

The safety and health of our patrons, staff and performers is our main priority and we will do everything we can to ensure a fun and safe evening out.

Learn More about our Covid Safe Practices Here.

Peter Goers in
Joyful Strains


Genre: Theatre/Spoken Word

Season: Fringe 2021

Rating: PG

Origin: SA

Dates: 20th Feb - 21st Mar

Duration: 60 min

20 - 21; 27 - 28; Feb: 4:45pm
6 - 7; 13-14; 20 - 21 Mar: 4:45pm

General Admission: $20
Bank SA: $15.75
Double Your Applause: $40

Venue: The Arch

34 Holden Street, Hindmarsh SA 5007


HST are making every effort to make our performances accessible to all patrons. Accessible seating is available in The Arch.


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