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Thursday 19 July 2018

O'Casey's son Breon dies

THE son of Irish playwright Sean O'Casey has died aged 83.

London-born Breon O'Casey was the son of the socialist playwright Sean O'Casey who wrote 'Juno and the Paycock', and 'The Plough and the Stars'.

Breon was a painter, printmaker and sculptor and was associated with the renowned St Ives group of artists.

He died in Penzance in Cornwall in the UK on May 22.

Irish Independent

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