Andy Barrow – Artistic Director

Andy founded Oddsocks with wife Elli Mackenzie in 1989. He trained as an actor and has appeared on stage and screen nationally and internationally. He has worked extensively in the field of corporate training as a director, actor and facilitator and directs both of Oddsocks’ national tours each year.

In his spare time Andy enjoys motorcycling and hiking.



Elli Mackenzie – Creative Producer

Elli founded Oddsocks with husband Andy Barrow in 1989. She trained as an actress and has toured nationally with Oddsocks and for other theatre companies including The Young Vic, Theatre Clywd and Frankfurt’s English Speaking Theatre. She is a qualified N.L.P practitioner, workshop facilitator and director.

Elli enjoys jigsaws and climbing.




Megan Smith – Marketing Manager

Megan originally joined Oddsocks as a ballet dancer for the Chatsworth House Christmas theme of The Nutcracker in 2016. She trained as a performer at The Rollo Academy of Performing Arts in Nottingham and achieved her degree in Dance at The University of Derby. Prior to Oddsocks, Megan toured internationally with Mediterranean Entertainments LTD and gained an Internship with Adaire to Dance Contemporary Dance Company. When Megan is not working on the Oddside, she is either: developing her contemporary dance company, lecturing at multiple HE institutes and teaching at other various organisations across the country. 

Megan is an avid cake taste-tester (please send all deliveries to Oddsocks HQ) and a devoted dog-mum to her two golden retrievers, Bodhi & Hudson.