Gerard trained at Youth Action Northern Ireland’s Rainbow Factory School of Performing Arts. Credits include: Smiley, Pride & Prejudice and The Jungle Book (Lyric Theatre), Blue BoyGlenmore (Brassneck), Jacque Brel is Alive and Well (Lyric Theatre/Blunt Fringe), Lally the Scut, Fireworks, Swing State Cabaret (Tinderbox), Complete Works of Shakespeare Abridged, 25th Annual Spelling Bee, Midsummer Night's Dream, Blue Remembered Hills (Bruiser), iSpy (Big Telly), Short Strand Rising, Henry and Harriot (Kabosh), Tosca (NI Opera), The New Kid, Sinking (Replay) The Comedy of Errors (Belfast Th. Co) and Herons, Pvt. Wars (Pintsized Productions).
Panto credits include Ugly Sister for Qdos in Cinderella (Belfast Grand Opera House), Jack and the Beanstalk, Peter Pan, Aladdin, Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, Show White & the Seven Dwarfs (Millennium Forum), Aladdin, Pinocchio (Waterfront Hall) and Cinderella & Sleeping Beauty (Market Place Theatre). Gerard has numerous small screen credits. He can next be seen playing the role of George Mole in The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 3/4 at The Mac and at the Lyric Theatre this Christmas in Santa Claus, What the Reindeer Saw. Gerard is Artistic Producer at Pintsized Theatre NI.