He starred in the title role in Jekyll and Hyde on Broadway, for which he received a Drama League Award Nomination for a Distinguished Performance Award.
Both companies focus on “how to keep vegetables fresh in the refrigerator as long as possible” but come up with totally different answers. By age eleven he was studying the trumpet at Eisenhower Middle School. Maroulis and Bice are also notable for being among the first contestants to compete using the rock idiom.Maroulis was featured on the American Idol Season 4: The Showstoppers compilation with "My Funny Valentine".When Maroulis was five years old his family moved to Wyckoff, New Jersey, an affluent suburb of New York City, where he grew up. He appeared in a number of off-Broadway roles from the Conservatory, along with a series of independent films.At that time he developed an interest in music, following the lead of his older brother. After graduating from the Conservatory, Maroulis trained as an acting apprentice at the prestigious Williamstown Theatre Festival Along with Bo Bice (also from Season 4) and Taylor Hicks (winner of Season 5), Maroulis was one of the first contestants to benefit from this change.My latest project ‘Spark of Life’ is a lamp that works on electro active bacteria.