Danielle Emans / Geert van de Wetering

De Kostgangers

An audio portrait of the region The Hague – a panorama composed by talent 

A talent central approach is key to successful talent hubs. Really see AND listen to them! The audio portrait will contain a collection of stories of talent that live in the The Hague / Rotterdam region. By listening to the significant memories of individuals we aspire to see,  the bigger picture of living in this region is super relevant. Which topics mark the experience of living here? Which stories are shared, which words are used? What do we wish for this region in the future?

We are eager to hear your voice. Contributing is easy. Send the text “Audio Portrait” via Whatsapp to number +31 6 …. And you will receive further instructions to record your audio message. 


Audio producers Danielle Emans and Geert van de Wetering operate under the name ‘De Kostgangers’. Together they make radio documentaries for the Dutch public broadcaster and podcasts and audio tours for (cultural) institutions and companies. 

Daniel and Geert are also the creators and hosts of the first Dutch Podcast Award winning podcast channel, where they dive deep in the personal world of their characters. Resulting in compelling, intimate stories that are contextualised by eminent experts and scientists. Their podcast channel continues to receive critical acclaim explaining their work as “well-made, experimental and radiophonically innovating” – Vincent Bijlo, Algemeen Dagblad.