Your Week in Culture: Jay-Z, Eugene O’Neill and ‘Princess Bride’ in Theaters Nationwide

Also the week of Oct. 15: Monteverdi’s groundbreaking “Orfeo” in Manhattan, and Mona Hatoum’s sly sculptures in Houston.

Review: ‘Chavela’ Recalls the Life of the Ranchera Singer Chavela Vargas

The documentary about the singer Chavela Vargas provides a biography, but doesn’t give a strong sense of the musician’s power.

Your Week in Culture: Katy Perry, Agnès Varda, the Guggenheim’s Chinese Art (Minus the Animals)

Also the week of Oct. 1: Dave Malloy returns downtown, and “The Gifted” debuts on Fox.

Review: Lady Gaga Unplugged, Sort Of, in ‘Gaga: Five Foot Two’

This documentary depicts Lady Gaga as a disciplined, accomplished performer, but one who inhabits a peculiar isolation despite her fame.

Hal Tulchin, Who Documented a ‘Black Woodstock,’ Dies at 90

Mr. Tulchin shot an estimated 40 hours of footage of a landmark Harlem event in 1969, most of which the public has never seen.

Murray Lerner, Who Filmed Music’s Biggest Stars, Dies at 90

Mr. Lerner’s documentaries about the Newport Folk Festival and the Isle of Wight Festival captured performances by Bob Dylan, the Who and more.

Sunday Routine: How ASAP Ferg, Rapper, Spends His Sundays

When he’s not on the road, the rapper and fashion designer likes to stroll through Harlem, where he grew up and still lives.