Originally published on A Younger Theatre
The origin of its name is still hotly debated by the volunteers before every show. I hear newcomers asking the more experienced stage hands about it in each room I walk through and everyone has a slightly different story to tell. But every single person describes their involvement in You Me Bum Bum Train with a smile on their face and a twinkle in their eye, every volunteer listening open-mouthed in wonder. I smile to myself as I take up my place for the next night of this interactive extravaganza.