The board of directors

The institution is administered by a board of directors which includes:

In addition to its president, Thierry Le Roy and its honorary president, Christian Lacroix, the board of directors is made up of sixteen members including four representatives of the state, five representatives from local authorities, a CNCS personnel representative and seven leading French figures chosen for their competence or their management status of one of the founding institutions of the CNCS that are the Comédie-Française, the National Opera of Paris and the National French Library (Performing arts department), without forgetting the National Audio-visual Institute that has worked in partnership with the CNCS since 2010.

The institution is administered by a board of directors and managed by a director assisted by a scientific and cultural orientation council.

The board of directors

  • Mr Christian Lacroix, Honorary President
  • Mr Thierry Le Roy, State Councillor, President
  • Mr Jean-Paul  Potard, Vice-president
  • Mr Pascal Sanjuan, Prefect of the Allier
  • Mme Marie-Christine Labourdette, Ministère de la culture et de la communication, director in charge of museum
  • Mme Régine Hatchondo, Ministère of culture and communication, general directo of artistic direction
  • M. Michel Prosic, Ministère of culture and communication, regional director of the cultural business of Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
  • M. Pierre-André Périssol, mayor of Moulins, former minister
  • Mme Bernadette Rondepierre, deputy mayor of Moulins
  • M. Gérard Dériot, senator, président of the conseil départemental de l’Allier
  • Mme Laurence Engel, présidente of the Bibliothèque nationale de France
  • M. Eric Ruf, Comédie-Française general administrator 
  • M. Stéphane Lissner, director of Opéra national de Paris
  • Mme Catherine Join-Dieterle, qualified person
  • M. Christian de Pange, qualified person
  • Mme Fabienne Sabarros-Helly, staff representative
  • Mme Elisabeth de Sauverzac, costume designer, scientific and cultural orientation committee representative