Gary trained as a dancer with the Rambert School of Ballet and the London School of Contemporary Dance. His performing experience has taken him to work in theatres in France, Germany, Japan, Italy and various tours in other countries as well as to London's West End. In addition to live theatre, Gary has appeared in several films, pop videos and television programmes including the Bluebells series for the BBC. Gary gained his degree in Drama & Music at Brunel University and his MA in Dance Studies at Surrey University. As well as Stagecoach Hackney Gary created the Stagecoach schools in Islington, Stoke Newington and Chingford.