Béatrice Picon-Vallin

Research Director, CNRS.
She directs three collections: «Arts du spectacl », CNRS Editions — « the XX », L’Age d’Homme — « Mettre en scène », Actes Sud-Papiers.

Specialist in Russian theatre, staging and acting in Europe, performance and other arts (circus, video) and intercultural relations in theatre.

Author of a number of books on the history of European and Russian directing and acting, including research on the works of Meyerhold, the monograph “Arian Mnushkin - Director”.

She taught the history of theatre in CNSAD (Paris) and currently teaches in several theatre schools in France and abroad.