Rudolf Pavlovich Tumankov for his eventful creative life almost every year since 1963 took part in republican and all-Union exhibitions. He worked on projects in the puppet theater. In dramatic, musical, theaters for young spectators. He did joint projects and was friends with such artists as Waldenberg I. Ya. , Ushakov. Brim G.R. Shibaev A. Kochergin. Selvinskaya. For 20 years he worked as a stage designer, and then as the chief artist of the Tashkent Drama Theater named after. Gorky, and at the same time took part in projects on many animated puppet films.