John Moauro graduated in 2007 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Musical Theatre. In 2008, Moauro joined the off-Broadway cast of Hair being performed as part of Shakespeare in the Park. Earning rave reviews, the revival of Hair moved to Broadway in January 2009 and was nominated for 8 Tony Awards. The production won the 2009 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical. Moauro also performed in the tour of the production following its Broadway run. Recently, Moauro has directed several performances at New York's 54 Below including a performance in March 2015 featuring Kent State students and alumni.