The Reading Salon Celebrates One Year Art, Free Speech, LGBT, Queer Politics, Sexual Health, World Politics Happy first year anniversary to The Reading Salon! 100 videos, 25, 000 YouTube views, 5 live shows, 2 gallery and one festival screenings. Thank you for watching! Raymond Helkio Raymond Helkio is a film and theatre director, designer and author of several LGBT publications. His new play LEDUC comes out July 2019.