18th November 1978 in Jonestown, Guyana nearly the entire population
of the religious community The Peoples Temple committed suicide
by ingesting purple Flav-or-aid laced with Potassium Cyanide and
tranquillisers. Nine hundred and fourteen people died including
the community leader Jim Jones...
The reenactment has begun to reconstruct elements of lives and deaths of
The Peoples Temple. Embarking on a journey through the complexities
and paradoxes of Jim Jones and his followers.
The Jonestown Reenactment is an inclusive art project, actively
seeking involvement and participation
from like minded individuals...more
News and Updates
First screening of The Promised Land film on 13 Nov 2001...more
The Jonestown Re-enactment has been initiated by artist Rod Dickinson.