Frédéric Mitterrand, Minister of Culture and Communication, Catherine Margaté, Mayor of Malakoff and Patrick Devedjian, President of the General Council of the Hauts de Seine, gave their approval to the proposal to appoint Pierre-François Roussillon at the Malakoff National Direction, following the jury held on October 7, 2010.

Always passionate about theatre and the performing arts, Pierre-
François Roussillon, after a first career as an interpreter in the
was the first director of the Trident, the national
from Cherbourg Octeville before heading to the Maison de la
bourges culture.
He will succeed Pierre Ascaride with a project that, while sparing
a place of choice in theatre, is resolutely multidisciplinary,
of musical proposals, in order to broaden and
further diversify the audiences that the national scene brings together, with
the ambition to make the different spaces of the theatre live to the benefit of
all the inhabitants of Malakoff.