Jojo is really Jolene Dodson Bogard an experienced Theatre Director and Acting Teacher. Jojo's professional entertainment career began 20 years ago after she graduated USC's School of Cinema. She has been a writer/producer on numerous television and feature films. Additionally, she has managed and directed productions for an award-winning Children's Theatre company in Orange County. Ms. Bogard is a member of the DGA, WGA, The Television Academy of Arts and Sciences, and a member of Actors Equity.
"Directing shows was a way for me to bond with my step daughter. Her love of Theatre made me want to get back into theatre. It's been the greatest gift that keeps on giving." Jolene "Jojo" Bogard
"Into the Woods" January 2017
HeyJojo Productions brings fun, affordable Children's Theatre to San Diego's North County. Our approach is simple...build confidence, stage presence and have FUN!
"Lion King" -- August 2017
"My Favorite Scenes" -- June 2017
Jojo Bogard nominated for a 2017 BEST DIRECTOR award from the National Youth Arts Council!
"The King and I" May 2017
Located in Beautiful Solana Beach, CA
Kayla as Tracy Turnblad in Hairspray Cast A, May 2018
"Little Shop of Horrors" Summer 2017
Hairspray , Spring 2018
"I wish I could go to Heyjojo Everyday" -- Brody, Age 11