Study on the Creation Background and Content of the Consonants and Vowels Combined Notation of Dance in North KoreaGisuk SeongLecturer of DanceSung Kyun Kwan UniversityAlthough the consonants and vowels combined notation of dance in North Korea was created in 1987, its history is effective from early 1970s. The Dance Notation Research Organization was formed by Kim Jong Il?s order then, and the notation was made in 1987 under the Party?s continuous interests and supports. This notation is, first, based on scientificity and commonness. North Korea is proud that it can be learned and notated easily.The consonants and vowels combined notation of dance, as seen in the 'consonants and vowels combined? of the name, is combined with consonants and vowels in linguistics, which was devised in North Korea. It is composed of notation marks, combination of marks, dance score and dance full score. North Korea regards the notation as a representative product that reflects the juch?e art ideology based on ?its unique? socialism. In addition, North Korea is carrying on propaganda that it is a world?s sole dance notation system with scientificity, commonness and originality. It is thought that more interests shall be taken in the consonants and vowels combined notation of North Korea, in the aspect that dance notation is expanded into the fields of dance history, dance literature and choreography beyond its effect as a mark just notating dance movement.