Theater is a community of the people who make it. There is no artform that is more local, resourceful than theater. We have a tendency toward insularity and clique-ishness.
Lists the same mindset that has been affecting the local scene from Fringe through to the big-houses...the one thing that is continually ignored and therefore not used often enough in the mindset: Knowing how to ask for help.
Remember to simply ask. There are resources that could be used.