The typical ART spring show seems designed to mollify 'middle-brow' expectations and make recently cutting-edge social issues palatable to the mainstream just as those issus are becoming acceptable to the mainstream. This means doing not-very-daring, but entertaining, stuff, with which I have no problem. I had fun.
I usually don't care for Michael Mendelson's gay-gay-gay schtick, but it works terrifically, here. The guy is a good actor, indeed.