Gavin recently finished performing in SpongeBob SquarePants, the Broadway Musical. He received a Tony Award nomination and won the Drama Desk Award for originating the role of Squidward Q. Tentacles. Before this he played Thenadier in the Broadway revival of Les Miserables. He originated the role of Bert in the West End and Broadway productions of Disney’s Mary Poppins for which he was Olivier and Tony Award nominated as well as winning a Drama Desk and Theatre World Award. He also recently appeared in the 25th Anniversary production of Disney’s Beauty And The Beast as Lumière. While in NYC Gavin has appeared at Carnagie Hall in Showboat and in the World Premier of Holiday Inn at Goodspeed Opera House.
On TV, he has guest starred in Law and Order SUV, Little America and The Good Wife. He was seen as a regular in the final season of White Collar.
His other London credits include leading roles in Top Hat, Crazy For You, Peggy Sue Got Married. Also Me and My Girl, Over My Shoulder, Oklahoma and Contact. His regional theatre credits include Singin’ In The Rain, Snoopy, Noel Coward’s Masterpieces, Of Thee I Sing, Saturday Night, Alan Ayckbourn’s Whenever and Chicago.
Gavin has frequently been seen as a soloist in the Disney On Broadway Concert Series and has performed his solo caberet in New York, Chicago and for Disney Cruises.