Played the role of Phantom in the Canadian production of Phantom of the Opera
After working alongside Gene Kelly for an episode of the Sandy Duncan Special, Kelly gave Hyslop a pair of tap shoes, which he, of course, still has.
Has one daughter, Gemma Nichol Hyslop, born 1976.
Was directing/rehearsing "Company" in Vancouver, Canada when a call went out for open auditions for "A Chorus Line" in Toronto. He gave the cast a brief hiatus and went to Toronto to audition, and got in to the Canadian touring company of "A Chorus Line." A very acrobatic dancer, while he sang 'I Can Do That' he incorporated several back flips and no-hands cartwheels.
While attending the University of British Columbia, he belonged to the Musical Society - MusSoc. He met Ruth Nichol in the early 70s and they were married somewhere around that time.
Doing weekend musical theatre workshops for children. 
Touring with "The Producers". He plays "Carmen Ghia". [October 2002]