1968 Hair, The Musical.
John moved to Australia. He got a job on the film Adams Woman as Beau Bridges stand in and as the tea boy ! It was on this set that he met Helen Morse who recommended he try out for a role in the musical Hair.
He got the lead role of Claude. Hair opened in the Metro Theatre, Sydney, on 4 June 1969. John stayed with the production for 2 years.
** To check: Was he also in the 1971 Melbourne Metro Theatre production ?