A man in Savannah, Ga., with cerebral palsy (barely able to move or speak) became influential in his desire to live independently with the support of his community. His story became a popular book, now reinvented for the stage by Cincinnati playwright Catie O’Keefe. She was recruited by Nikki Booker, a student at Starfire University, an institution for people with developmental disabilitiesWelcome Home represents the first theatrical production on the stage of the historic theater in many years. Saturday, May 12. $12 in advance (emerytheatre.com); $15 at the door. Emery Theatre. 1112 Walnut St., Over-the-Rhine.