Joel Mercier, a native of NH, received his degree in Music Theatre from the Hartt School of Music in West Hartford, CT. He then moved to New York City and pursued a career as a professional actor & musician. While in NY, Mercier's love for all aspects of musical theater led him down many different paths, working professionally as an actor, director
, singer, vocal coach, pianist, music director
& copyist of sheet music. Mercier has worked all over the country at summer stocks, regional theaters, and even a national tour covering a dozen different states. He has worked at numerous nationally recognized theaters including the Goodspeed Opera House in CT, Northern Stage in VT, Idaho Shakespeare Festival in ID, Great Lakes Theater in OH, the Palace Theatre in NH, American Music Theatre in PA, and both the Westbeth (Off-Broadway) and the Nokia Theatre Times Square in NYC.