After building a multibiilion-dollar investment empire, Tom Hicks thought he had learned all there was to know about business. But then he bought the Dallas Stars hockey franchise-and now he’s getting the lesson of his life.
John Ardoin and the Dallas Opera have been locked in a battle for more than 30 years. The critic pushed and prodded. The opera excelled and flourished. Now the company may have outgrown the critic who made it famous.