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Orcas Center presents on Center Stage:

LeRoy Bell


Friday, February 11th – 7pm
Tiered Ticket Pricing:
$47, $25, $15
Orcas Center charges a $2 per ticket fee

Due to COVID Precautions, the following guidelines will be followed:

Advance ticket sales only: There will be no box office attendant prior to the performance
Proof of vaccination will be required at the door
Masks will be required inside of Orcas Center
These shows will be socially distanced with assigned seating
These guidelines may change in accordance with government regulations

**Orcas Center’s Tiered Ticket Pricing is based on the needs of your family. The variant in pricing is not based on seat location or dates of performances, rather, what you’re able to afford to help us to maintain our facilities and create quality programming.

Tier A is the true cost per patron of putting on show at the Orcas Center, Tier B is our standard rate, also subsidized by our generous donors, Tier C is a rate subsidized by our generous donors. **

Can’t attend live? The performance will be streamed at www.OrcasCenter.org each night and will be available for a limited time after the performance!  These livestreams do not require a ticket, and are offered for free, but if you enjoy the show we hope you will consider making a donation via one of the Donate buttons on the livestream page to help support the artists and Orcas Center’s livestream offerings.

LeRoy Bell

LeRoy Bell is an American singer and songwriter. He and his friend Casey James played in Special Blend, and then went on to form their own duo Bell and James, also composing songs that were hits for other artists most notably two charting hit singles for Elton John. Later Bell became a member of the trio Only Friends. In 2011, Bell applied for the American The X Factor and was chosen for the Final 16 and went on to the live shows being mentored by Nicole Scherzinger. He was eliminated after the fifth live show finishing 8th overall in the inaugural season of the American The X Factor when he was in bottom three with Marcus Canty and Lakoda Rayne.

LeRoy Bell has shared the stage with Idina Menzel, B.B. King, Etta James, Joe Cocker, Van Morrison, Sheryl Crow, Huey Lewis, The Steve Miller Band, Fitz and The Tantrums, Paolo Nutini, Zahara, Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings, The Wallflowers, Al Green, Keb Mo, Taj Mahal, The Temptations, The O’Jays, Mavis Staples, India.Arie, Erykah Badu, Los Lobos, Barenaked Ladies, Jonny Lang, Sergio Mendez, Leon Russell, Charlie Musslewhite and many more.

  • Featured vocalist with Carlos Santana (EMP Founders Award), Zahara (South Africa), Paolo Noise (Italy).
  • He’s written for Elton John, The O’Jays, The Temptations, Teddy Pendergrass, Rita Marley.
  • Best acting debut: LeRoy Bell in “Passing Strange.” Seattle Times 12/22/14
  • Nominated with Zahara and the Soweto Gospel Choir for a SAMA (South African Grammy) for Zahara “New Beginnings Live DVD” 2013
  • Zahara “New Beginnings Live” reached double platinum status in South Africa. Moreover, the DVD was confirmed to be one of the fastest selling DVDs released in South Africa by a South African artist.
  • X Factor USA, Singer/Songwriter, #8 Finalist, Season #1