February 06, 2023
Ask A North Korean

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Did you ever practice for mass dance events like Arirang and what was the training process like?

Every week we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little about. This week, Dale H. (UK), asks:

Did you ever practice for mass dance events like Arirang? How are the participants chosen, how intensive is their training and what does it mean to them and their families?