The gay symbolism is obvious: children realize that they are different, but must keep their identity a secret.
During Season One (1973-74), the three main Tomorrow People were Kenny (15-year old Stephen Salmon), John (24-year old Nicholas Young, left), and Carol (Sammie Winmill). But then Stephen (16-year old Peter Vaughan-Clarke, right) "broke out" and quickly became the central character. He established a strong bond with John.
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat and Godspell, provide substantial beefcake.
The American version (1992-1995) starred Christian Tessier.