He told officials he hoped they would support a theater-based organization in town.
“Is this something that you would help us find a home for?” Mercier asked.
A potential venue would need to be able to support 250 to 300 audience members, plus include utilities and enough space to hold shows, workshops and rehearsals.
Councilors told Mercier he should contact school officials to see what district space might suit his needs, if the theater plan moves forward.
For information on Mercier’s NH Theatre Factory, visit nhtheatrefactory.org.