On Monday 13 March 2017, Director of the National Theatre prof. MgA. Jan Burian and Chairman of the Executive Board of HOCHTIEF CZ a. s. Ing. Tomáš Bílek in attendance of the Minister of Culture Daniel Herman symbolically commenced a general reconstruction of the State Opera.
On Monday 20th, 2017 tThe Director of the National Theater prof. MgA. Jan Burian has signed a contract with the representatives of HOCHTIEF CZ, which won the tender to select the contractor for the reconstruction of the State Opera.
During the kick-off ceremony, attended also by the Slovak Minister of Transport Arpád Ersék, construction of a portion of the Highway D3 has started yesterday.