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“I wrote “Mom! I Want To Be A Star” to help parents and kids identify the issues, the problems in auditions, how the business really works and how to fix the mistakes preventing your child from booking auditions. Read my show business handbook and I promise you will benefit from my method, The Dray Way.”
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Private Skype Sessions With The Dray Work!

Posted by The Dray on August 11th, 2014

I want to tell you all about a wonderful experience on a Skype session with a young, 11 year old girl who was auditioning for a show called “The IT Factor”. The show is a singing competition for kids 11-15 years old. This girl and her parents wanted to work with me as they weren’t quite […]

Top Momagers


Posted by The Dray on July 17th, 2014

The Dray Way would like to welcome TOP Momagers to our Facebook page. Thank you all for your support and confidence in my knowledge and expertise in this business and for promoting The Dray Way! A “momager” is a mom who is also the manager and both roles, if done correctly, are a full-time job. […]

Abby and Tate - Stairs - Liv and Maddie


Posted by The Dray on May 1st, 2014

Dray Kid twins Tate and Abby Chapman are guest-starring on the popular Disney Channel series “Liv and Maddie.” Tune in Sunday, May 4th at 8pm for the “Flashback-A-Rooney” episode to see the debut of my adorable twins as they play Liv and Maddie when they were 10 years old. Here’s the “Once Upon a Time” […]

Ariana Grande and Ross Lynch

Kid Actors: The Good, the Bad & the Ugly, Who’s Responsible?

Posted by The Dray on April 12th, 2014

Your child wants to be a star like Ariana Grande or Ross Lynch, don’t they all?  Many deserve it, many don’t.  Many earn it, many don’t.  Many are pushed to do it. Many aren’t. So let’s say your kid has the goods, is really really talented and it’s completely their dream, not yours mom!  What […]

Mom! I Want To Be A Star with BOW

Happy Holidays from Irene Dreayer!

Posted by The Dray on December 18th, 2013

  To all my Dray Kids, Dray families, friends and Dray Way supporters, I want to thank you for a wonderful year and wish each and every one of you a happy healthy 2014! It’s been a fabulous year for The Dray Way! Congratulations to all the “Wanna Be a Dray Kid” winners from this […]

Stand Your Ground Against Bullying!

Stand Your Ground Against Bullying!

Posted by The Dray on October 6th, 2013

What do Chris Rock, Kate Winslet, Miley Cyrus, Bill Clinton, Winona Ryder, Emma Watson, Christina Aguilera, Jessica Simpson, Jessica Alba, Sandra Bullock and Tom Cruise have in common? They were all bullied in school. (http://www.onlinecolleges.net/2011/11/02/15-famous-successful-people-bullied-school/) One of our Dray Kids, CJ Fam, experienced bullying parallel to Christina Aguilera who was bullied and ostracized for her […]