Lagardère Live Entertainment has partnered with Jules Frutos (Alias) and Olivier Poubelle (Astérios) for the acquisition of The Bataclan. Jules Frutos and Olivier Poubelle will continue to manage the legendary venue where some of the greatest artists from the world of comedy  through to music have performed, including stars from Rock to Pop music. In 2016, work will be done to improve backstage areas for artists as well as facilities for the public.

About Lagardère Live Entertainment Lagardère Live Entertainment, directed by Jérôme LANGLET, is a leading agency in France in the field of entertainment that offers innovative solutions to its customers. We dedicate our passion and expertise to offer our customers special access to all the opportunities in the entertainment world. Lagardère Live Entertainment is a division of Lagardère Sports and Entertainment, which develops two complementary activities: – Venue management: Casino de Paris, Folies Bergeres, Bataclan and shareholder of the Zenith in Paris. – Production of shows (Florent Pagny, Gregory, Love Circus, Enzo illusionist) and events for brands (ELLE en Scène, Virgin Radio Live, Grand Anniversary Dacia).