GET OUT: History talk at Historic Fort Steilacoom, classical music and comedy

Learn about military uniforms at Historic Fort Steilacoom
Learn about military uniforms at Historic Fort Steilacoom The Associated Press file, 2010

Sunday (Nov. 15)

Military uniform history talk at Historic Fort Steilacoom

Join artist-historian Alan Archambault when he presents “Military Uniforms at Fort Steilacoom” at 2 p.m. Sunday. The illustrated talk will be about military uniforms worn by the soldiers at Fort Steilacoom from 1849 to 1868. It is at at 2 p.m. Historic Fort Steilacoom, Quarters 2, 9601 Steilacoom Blvd. SW, Lakewood. The event is free, donations are accepted. For more information call 253-582-5838, or go online to historicfortsteilacoom.org

“Verdi & Schubert” presented by Northwest Sinfonietta

Northwest Sinfonietta will be perform “Verdi & Schubert” at two performances: 2 p.m. Sunday at Pioneer Park Pavilion, 330 S. Meridian, Puyallup and 7:30 p.m. Sunday at the Rialto Theatre, 310 S. Ninth St., Tacoma. The performance is dedicated to song and storytelling with music by Schubert paired with the prelude to Act III of Verdi’s “La Traviata.” Tickets are $40 and available online at northwestsinfonietta.org

Battle of the Sexes comedy at Tacoma Comedy Club

Battle of the Sexes will pit stand-up and improv and women vs. men in a night of comedy. It is 8 p.m.-9:30 p.m. Sunday at the Tacoma Comedy Club, 933 Market St., Tacoma. Tickets are $10-$14. For more information call 253-282-7203

Classical Sundays concert series in Tacoma

Classical Sundays features local musicians for an afternoon of music. Starting at 3 p.m. Sunday, this week will feature Robert Jorsensen on piano. The concert series continues through Dec. 27 at the Antique Sandwich Company, 5102 N. Pearl St., Tacoma. Open contribution are accepted at the door. For more information call 253-752-4069.